Working Together to Bring Us Back Together
As individuals, organizations and societies, we all face unique challenges from COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Carleton’s academic, research and community mission can help you address these complex challenges.
Carleton supports the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic, with a focus on mitigating the negative effects of COVID-19 on people and communities around the world.
Find out how you can join Carleton’s efforts to do good during the pandemic.
Make an Impact Through the Hub for Good
Explore opportunities for collaboration with Carleton’s community to address a challenge related to the pandemic.
Thinking Big and Taking Action
The Carleton community is generating knowledge, creating opportunities and driving change to tackle one of the world’s most pressing issues. Discover the big ideas, innovative research and new initiatives that address COVID-19 and related challenges.
Funding from Canada Foundation for Innovation to provide infrastructure for the study of the molecular biology of the SARS-CoV-2 virus at Carleton
The $250,000 grant supports research on how COVID-19 can affect the immune system, the persistence of the virus on surfaces in hospital environments, and potential treatments for COVID-19.
Discover Carleton Research
A part of our institutional response to the pandemic, the Carleton University COVID-19 Rapid Response Research Grants are providing over $800,000 in seed funding to faculty for original, innovative and time-sensitive research that responds to the pandemic. The 59 selected projects will build our understanding of COVID-19 and its societal impacts.
There are five key areas of research:
- Business, Economics and Modelling
- Epidemiology, Testing, Tracing and Security
- Mental Health, Wellness and Social Adaptation
- International and Indigenous Communities
- E-Health, Technology, AI and Autonomous Systems
We’re recognizing the moments of resiliency, empathy, friendship and hope among our community near and far. Share Kindness with us today!